stop-and-go
adjective Date: 1925 of, relating to, or involving frequent stops; especially controlled or regulated by traffic lights <
stop-and-go driving
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  • stop-and-go — ● stop and go nom masculin invariable (anglais to stop, arrêter, and, et, et to go, aller) Correction d un dérèglement économique par un autre, en sens inverse, compensant le premier. stop and go [stɔpɛ̃ndgo] n. m. invar. ÉTYM. 1965, stop go, in… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • stop-and-go — [stäp′ən gō′] adj. characterized by or involving frequent stopping and restarting [stop and go traffic at rush hour] …   English World dictionary

  • stop-and-go — 〈[stɔ̣p ənd goʊ] Adj.; im Straßenverkehr〉 (aufgrund eines Staus) häufiges Anhalten u. Anfahren erforderlich machend; Stop and go Verkehr [Etym.: engl., »halten und gehen, fahren«] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • stop-and-go — /stop euhn goh /, adj. characterized by periodically enforced stops, as caused by heavy traffic or traffic signals: stop and go traffic. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • stop-and-go — 〈[stɔ̣pəndgoʊ] im Straßenverkehr〉 (aufgrund eines Staus) häufiges Anhalten u. Anfahren erforderlich machend [engl., „halten und fahren“] …   Universal-Lexikon

  • stop-and-go — stop′ and go′ adj. characterized by periodically enforced stops, as caused by heavy traffic or traffic signals • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • stop-and-go — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : of, relating to, or involving frequent stops; especially : controlled or regulated by traffic lights stop and go driving stop and go highways …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stop-and-go — Un stop and go (terme anglophone signifiant « stopper et repartir ») est une pénalité qui s applique en compétition automobile durant une épreuve. Elle consiste en un passage obligatoire par les stands, en respectant la vitesse limite… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • stop-and-go — adj. Stop and go is used with these nouns: ↑traffic …   Collocations dictionary

  • Stop-and-go — Stop and gozähfließenderVerkehr,Stau,Autoschlange,Verkehrschaos,Verkehrsstörung …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

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